Reading is the gateway to new ideas!
Reading empowers children to stretch their imaginations, explore their world, and discover all of its exciting possibilities. Parents and families have an important role to play in helping children become strong readers. Print, cut out, and use the bookmarks below to support reading at home. Each bookmark includes a reading tip to support your child's reading outside of the classroom.
Check out book lists by age group at: http://readingrockets.org/books/summer
Sign up for weekly text messages with reading tips in English or Spanish, at: http://startwithabook.org/sms
Learn about Read by Grade Three and early literacy in Michigan at: http://bit.ly/MIEarlyLiteracy
Stay connected with your local library at: leelanautownshiplibrary.org
eResources Supporting Early Literacy
Early Literacy - Read by Grade Three Law
Pre-reading skills: Phonological and Phonemic Awareness Activities
Supporting Your Child’s Reading and Writing at Home